Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.
  1. Scott Tobias: Best Films of 2011
  2. Karina Longworth: Best Films of 2011
  3. A.V. Club: Year in Film 2011
  4. Sean Burns: Top 10 Films of 2011
  5. Reverse Shot: 10 Best Films of 2011
  6. Skandies: 20 Best Films of 2011
  7. Village Voice Film Poll: Best Films of 2011
  8. Film Comment: 50 Best Released Films of 2011
  9. Cahiers du Cinéma: Top Ten Films of 2011
  10. Nick Schager: Top 10 Films of 2011
  11. Andrew O’Hehir: 10 Best Movies of 2011
  12. IndieWire Poll: Best Films of 2011
  13. MSN: Top 10 Movies of 2011
  14. Fandor: Top Films of 2011
  15. David Fear: Best Films of 2011
  16. Slant: 25 Best Films of 2011
  17. A.V. Club: The 100 Best Movies of the 2010s
  18. Total Film: 50 Best Movies of 2011